A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness.

Robert Frost
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A poem can have an impact, but you can't expect an audience to understand all the nuances.

Douglas Dunn
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A poem conveys not a message so much as the provenance of a message, an advent of sense.

Thomas Harrison
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A poem is never finished, only abandoned.

Paul Valery
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A poem is true if it hangs together. Information points to something else. A poem points to nothing but itself.

E. M. Forster
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A poem might be defined as thinking about feelings - about human feelings and frailties.

Anne Stevenson
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A poet can survive everything but a misprint.

Oscar Wilde
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A poet is, before anything else, a person who is passionately in love with language.

W. H. Auden
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A poet looks at the world the way a man looks at a woman.

Wallace Stevens
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A poet's autobiography is his poetry. Anything else is just a footnote.

Yevgeny Yevtushenko
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